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A gamebook is a work of fiction that allows the reader to participate in the story by making effective choices. The narrative branches along various paths through the use of numbered paragraphs or pages. Gamebooks are sometimes informally called choose your own adventure books or CYOA, which is the title of one particular long and popular series by Bantam Books. Legally, Choose Your Own Adventure continues to be a trademark in current use. There are three types of gamebooks. The first is the...
Swedish RPG Books
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A collection of Role-Playing Game materials in the Swedish language.
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by Jason Morningstar
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From the foreword: Jason Morningstar, a man who clearly understands the value of an evocative name, got the idea of harnessing the awesome might of Story-Games.com, a community of story-oriented gamers, to put together a whole book of name lists drawn from different cultures. This volume is the fruit of that effort, and I have to say I’m impressed with the results. I knew about the project, but until Jason asked me to write this introduction I hadn’t realized that in amongst the more...
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game
Swedish Star Wars RPG
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Stjärnornas krig är ett amerikanskt rollspel, som översatts till svenska, baserat på Stjärnornas krig-filmerna. Spelet gavs ut i USA 1987-1999 av West End Games (WEG). Den svenska översättningen gavs ut 1988 av Äventyrsspel, som därefter översatte och gav ut ett antal av de amerikanska tillbehören mellan 1988 och 1990. 2000 publicerade Wizards of the Coast en ny version av rollspelet med d20-systemet som regelbas (Star Wars Roleplaying Game). Flera böcker och äventyr skrevs och...
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Over the years, Dungeons & Dragons co-creator Gary Gygax generously answered fan questions on various forums. Collected here are PDFs of the 13 archived Q&A threads from enworld.org.
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Gamebook: Paul Auster's City of Glass
Topics: anp, neon, hao, perer, crime, quinn, tht, author, rue, avon, neon lit, crime fiction
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by Various Authors
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Skyrealms of Jorune was an early Role Playing game that brought a different flavor to science fiction RPG and raised the level of presentation in art and production. Created by Andrew Leker and Miles Teves for a High School English class, the game had three editions. The boxed set second edition marked a high water mark in game publishing. The last of Jorune was seen in the early 1990s but fans around the world have continued to feed into the mythos.  A couple of items are missing (such as...
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Topics: RPG, Role Playing, Jorune, Skyrealms
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by David Prata
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A version of white plume mountain collating and reconciling the information presented in four different incarnations across three editions. Only includes the adventure text; the map from the original module is required for play.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, adventure
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From 65,000,000 B.C. to the End of Time, Chrono Trigger touches down in time, and when you're traveling from century to century, or epoch to epoch, life becomes complicated in a hurry. But don't despair — you can time travel in style with the Chrono Trigger Player's Guide. It gives you all the tools you need to navigate in new time zones. Find out where to stay. What to take. What to buy. Read about who you should meet — and who you should miss. Peruse complete maps for every time period to...
Topics: Chrono Trigger Game Guide, Chrono Trigger, Chrono, Trigger, Game Guide, Game, Guide
Topics: Äventyrsspel, Magazines
Game Books Collection
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Gamebook: GrailQuest 1 - The Castle of Darkness
Topics: wizard, score, dice, life, roll, ansalom, merlin, points, damage, pip, life points, wizard ansalom,...
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by Johnstone Metzger
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This book is a collection of biological, psychic, and supernatural mutations, all grouped into tables so results can be randomly selected, using dice. These tables can be used to generate random mutations and mutant creatures, or the descriptions of these mutations can be used as an influence to spur creative thinking.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game
Gamebook: Nintendo Adventure Books 1 - Double Trouble
Topics: mario, iggy, mushroom, koopa, luigi, bowser, doom, glom, turn, turtle, mushroom kingdom, chain...
Folkscanomy: Games
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Gen Con 2011 program
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, gencon, gen con, program
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Dragon Con 2012 Program Book
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, dragoncon, dragon con, program
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by Jason Zavoda
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Sometimes referred to as the "Zavodex", this incredible work seeks to provide an index of all Greyhawk related products.
Topics: rpg, greyhawk, roleplaying game, reyhawk
Folkscanomy: Games
by Wizards of the Coast
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Dungeons & Dragons 5e System Reference Document (SRD)
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, SRD, 5e, dungeons and dragons, dungeons & dragons, dnd
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Gen Con 2014 program
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, gencon, gen con, program
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Gen Con 2015 program
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, gencon, gen con, program
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The fanzine devoted to Doctor Who Gaming
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, fanzine, doctor who
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Dragon Con 2005 Program Book
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, dragoncon, dragon con, program
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A fan-generated document for use with fantasy roleplaying games.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, netbook
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The System Reference Document is a comprehensive toolbox consisting of rules, races, classes, feats, skills, various systems, spells, magic items, and monsters compatible with the d20 System version of Dungeons & Dragons and various other roleplaying games from Wizards of the Coast. You may consider this material Open Game Content under the Open Game License, and may use, modify, and distribute it. Download the Sections of the System Reference Document Legal Information Basics and Ability...
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, SRD, 3.5, dungeons and dragons, dungeons & dragons, dnd
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by Joey Lindsey and Paolo Greco
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A collection of community created RPG material
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game
Folkscanomy: Games
by Whitson John Kirk III
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Software design patterns do not form the basis for any software theory, although they may exploit theoretical concepts such as object orientation. Similarly, RPG design patterns will not likely form the basis for any new RPG theory, such as Gamism/Narrativism/Simulationism (GNS), Game/Drama/Simulation (GDS), The Big Model, or any other. (If you don’t know what any of those terms mean, don’t worry, you don’t need them to understand this book. If you want to learn more about RPG theory,...
Topics: rpg, patterns, design
Folkscanomy: Games
by Andy Collins, David Noonan, James Wyatt
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A booklet published by Wizards of the Coast detailing the changes between the 3.0 and 3.5 editions of Dungeons and Dragons.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, dnd, d&d, dungeons and dragons, dungeons & dragons
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This project is dedicated to developing the areas outside the Flanaess in a Gazetteer-like fashion. Further, all articles will be added to the Oerth Journal as of OJ 26, which allows for about 6 months of writing and research time for authors.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, greyhawk
Game Books Collection
by Lientz, Gerald
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Gamebook: Sherlock Holmes Solo Mysteries 1 - Murder at the Diogenes Club
Topics: turn, holmes, colonel, watson, sylvester, hamilton, irish, numberand, clue, stuart, numberand add,...
Gamebook: Be an Interplanetary Spy 01 - Find the Kirillian
Topics: turn, phatax, prince, ship, interplanetary, jewels, quizon, stun, tavro, planet, prince quizon,...
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Dragon Con 2009 Program Book
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, dragoncon, dragon con, program
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Satoshi Urushihara Legend of Langrisser
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Organizer Random Wizard Judges Steve Winter Martin Thomas Teos Abadia Claire Hoffman ​ Grand Prize Winners Alex Welk - Thaw Khelren - Orient Express Maezar - Dungeon of Abkadev Michael Prescott - The Sky-Blind Spire Mike Shea - Chambers of the Dread Titan PJ Cunningham - The Signal Tim McDonald - Griswald's Shifting Dungeon Will Doyle - The Quintessential Dungeon Penultimate Winners Circle Andrew Harshman - Tower of the Time Wizard bygrinstow - The Umber Woods Caleb Engelke - The Professor's...
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, one page dungeon contest, opdc
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by Johnn Four
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short adventure seeds you can drop into your campaigns or flesh out into larger adventures
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game
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Dragon Con 2006 Program Book
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, dragoncon, dragon con, program
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by United States. Army
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SH 21-76 Ranger Handbook February, 2011. TABLE OF CONTENTS RANGER CREED i STANDING ORDERS ROGER'S RANGERS i RANGER HISTORY ii PREFACE vi CHAPTER 1 LEADERSHIP PRINCIPLES 1-1 DUTIES. RESPONSIBILITIES. AND ACTIONS 1-2 ASSUMPTION OF COMMAND 1-8 CHAPTER 2 OPERATIONS TROOP-LEADING PROCEDURES 2-1 COMBAT INTELLIGENCE 2-5 WARNING ORDER 2-6 OPERATION ORDER 2-10 FRAGMENTARY ORDER 2-14 ANNEXES 2-17 COORDINATION CHECKLISTS 2-25 TASK, PURPOSE, OPERATION 2-30 TERRAIN MODEL 2-31 CHAPTER 3 FIRE SUPPORT BASIC...
Topics: United States. Army, United States. -- Army -- Handbooks, Manuals, etc, United States. -- Army --...
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Detailed within are various magical items and artifacts from the World of Greyhawk Campaign Setting converted to 3.5 Edition Dungeons & Dragons.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, greyhawk
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A visual illustration of the different D&D character class attributes, alignments, and skills. It even covers some spells (feather falling) and magic items (helm of water breathing).
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, dnd, d&d, dungeons and dragons, colouring book, coloring book
Gamebook: Narnia Solo Games 1 - Return to Deathwater
Topics: turn, cheekimeek, dwarfs, cave, key, return, stream, zephyr, mouse, pirates, check key, zephyr...
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by Amthor, Terry K; Barrett, Kevin
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Gamebook: Middle-Earth Quest 5 - A Spy in Isengard
Topics: turn, saruman, move, elf, ores, exp, pick, wizard, messenger, fight, nan curunir, cursed vale, isen...
Swedish RPG Books
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Topics: Äventyrsspel, Magazines
Folkscanomy: Games
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Satoshi Urushihara Cell Works
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Dragon Con 2010 Program Book
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, dragoncon, dragon con, program
Swedish RPG Books
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Topics: Äventyrsspel, Magazines
Gamebook: The Cretan Chronicles 1 - Bloodfeud of Altheus
Topics: honour, altheus, turn, shame, protection, zeus, patron, ship, disfavour, athens, honour points,...
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by rowenaknill@slingshot.co.nz
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Large collection of RPG jokes including "Vampire: The Masquerade", "Advanced Dungeons & Dragons", "Magic The Gathering", and various others.
Topics: vampire, VtM, D&D, DnD, RPG, tabletop, LARP
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Gamebook: Narnia Solo Games 3 - Leap of the Lion
Topics: turn, ifyou, lion, haadreh, temple, watchers, narnia, norian, return, guards, golden rule, red...
The Basic Fantasy Role-Playing Game is a rules-light game system modeled on the classic RPG rules of the early 1980's. Though based loosely on the d20 SRD v3.5, Basic Fantasy RPG has been written largely from scratch to replicate the look, feel, and mechanics of the early RPG game systems. It is suitable for those who are fans of "old-school" game mechanics. Basic Fantasy RPG is simple enough for children in perhaps second or third grade to play, yet still has enough depth for adults...
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, osr, Basic Fantasy RPG, BFRPG
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Scan of the manual for the Dungeons & Dragons Computer Labyrinth Game by Mattel
Topics: manual, dnd, dungeons and dragons
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by Mary Dempsey, Pat Dempsey, Pat A. Pulling
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The booklet that Patricia Pulling and her fellow members of Bothered About Dungeons & Dragons would hand out to people - police, pastors, parents, teachers, and librarians - to help 'educate' them about this terrible 'danger.' See http://www.theescapist.com/BADDbook.htm for analysis.
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Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, moral panic
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Gen Con 2012 program
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, gencon, gen con, program
Folkscanomy: Games
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Dragon Con 2007 Program Book
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, dragoncon, dragon con, program
Game Books Collection
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Gamebook: GrailQuest 3 - The Gateway of Doom
Topics: life, dice, score, ghastly, roll, door, points, merlin, spell, damage, life points, ghastly...
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Hundreds of ideas for your urban campaigns and settings to keep the PCs nervous, wary and excited, as they should be.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game
Game Books Collection
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Gamebook: Zork 1 - The Forces of Krill
Topics: bivotar, juranda, krill, sword, syovar, ellron, zork, turn, palantirs, trail, great underground,...
Gamebook: Nintendo Adventure Books 2 - Leaping Lizards
Topics: luigi, mario, mushroom, princess, morton, iggy, toad, koopa, turtle, wooster, princess toadstool,...
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Satoshi Urushihara Venus
Gamebook: Middle-Earth Quest 6 - Treason at Helm's Deep
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Topics: turn, ifyou, herulf, ores, dunlending, gamling, exp, damage, eorling, ore, character record, ifyou...
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by S. John Ross
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A complete pen-and-paper roleplaying game. For some, Risus is a handy “emergency” RPG for spur-of-the-moment one-shots and rapid character creation. For others, it’s a reliable campaign system supporting years of play. For others still, it’s a strange little pamphlet with stick figures. With this edition, Risus celebrates not only two decades of existence, but two decades of life, bolstered by an enthusiastic global community devoted to expanding it, celebrating it, sharing it, and...
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Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, risus
Swedish RPG Books
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Topics: Äventyrsspel, Magazines
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by Brent Kramer
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The Arkham Gazette is intended for use by Keepers and players involved in Lovecraftian roleplaying games, especially those set in Lovecraft Country, those parts of a fictive version of New England created by the writer H.P. Lovecraft.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, fanzine, call of cthulhu
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Dragon Con 2008 Program Book
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, con, convention, dragoncon, dragon con, program
Game Books Collection
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Gamebook: GrailQuest 2 - The Den of Dragons
Topics: dragon, score, dice, brass, roll, dragons, merlin, life, map, explore, life points, brass dragon,...
Swedish RPG Books
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Topics: Äventyrsspel, Magazines
Swedish RPG Books
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Topics: Äventyrsspel, Magazines
Game Books Collection
by David Prata
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An adaptation of B3 Palace of the Silver Princess. This AD&D adventure combines both versions of the original module with the World of Greyhawk legend of Queen Ehlissa and her Marvelous Nightingale.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, adventure
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by Robin V. Stacey
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This is a trimmed-down, subminiature version of the WotC SRD rules that has been designed to be quick and easy to play. The goal was to create a simpler game, but one where all of the resources of WotC SRD (monsters, spells, adventures and equipment) could be used without conversion.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, d20, m20 microlite20
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by Eddy Brennan, Dion Fernandez, Nathan Okerlund, Joel Paquin, Steven Sutton, Jason True
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An unofficial Ravenloft accessory
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, netbook, ravenloft
Gamebook: Narnia Solo Games 4 - The Lost Crowns of Cair Paravel
Topics: turn, snowfoot, dragon, ifyou, crowns, dwarfs, firesteam, narnia, cair, dwarf, inner strength,...
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Capcom Illustrations
Game Books Collection
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Gamebook: Sagas of the Demonspawn #1 - Fire Wolf
Topics: wolf, doomsword, baldar, xandine, sword, spawn, dice, sorcery, wilderness, chamber, life points,...
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by Bob Stine
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Juvenile fiction
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, fiction
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by Nathan Irving
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The Oerth Journal is a long-running and distinguished online periodical first published in 1995. Devoted to the World of Greyhawk Campaign Setting, The Oerth Journal explores facets of Greyhawk untouched by “official” development, from the mundane to the macabre, including adventures, gazetteers, esoterica, and “alternate” Greyhawks, as well as NPCs, deities, adventure sites, and simple lore.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, greyhawk, fanzine, Oerth Journal
Gamebook: Marvel Super Heroes 1 - The Amazing Spider-Man - City in Darkness
Topics: karma, electro, feat, andrews, leap, goblin, turn, adventure, webbing, green goblin, agility feat,...
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Gamebook: Freeway Warrior 1 - Highway Holocaust
Topics: turn, endurance, combat, skill, cutter, convoy, total, random, roadster, possess, close combat,...
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by Marc Tizoc González
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The Oerth Journal is a long-running and distinguished online periodical first published in 1995. Devoted to the World of Greyhawk Campaign Setting, The Oerth Journal explores facets of Greyhawk untouched by “official” development, from the mundane to the macabre, including adventures, gazetteers, esoterica, and “alternate” Greyhawks, as well as NPCs, deities, adventure sites, and simple lore.
Topics: rpg, roleplaying game, greyhawk, fanzine, Oerth Journal